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Republic of Belarus
			: Technical Assistance Report-Enhancing Monetary Policy Modeling Capacity, Monetary Policy Implementation, and the Forecasting and Policy Analysis System

Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Enhancing Monetary Policy Modeling Capacity, Monetary Policy Implementation, and the Forecasting and Policy Analysis System »

Volume/Issue: 192020/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 June 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513548630.002

ISBN: 9781513548630

Keywords: Bank rates, Fiscal sector, Market interest rates, Central banks, Open market operations, ISCR, CR, external communication, interbank, RMP

The NBRB has made substantial progress in improving its forecasting and policy analysis system (FPAS) and integrating it into monetary policy decision-making. The FPAS, and the model-based forecasts and policy anal...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Enhancing Monetary Policy Modeling Capacity, Monetary Policy Implementation, and the Forecasting and Policy Analysis System

Volume/Issue: 192020/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 June 2020

ISBN: 9781513548630

Keywords: Bank rates, Fiscal sector, Market interest rates, Central banks, Open market operations, ISCR, CR, external communication, interbank, RMP

The NBRB has made substantial progress in improving its forecasting and policy analysis system (FPAS) and integrating it into monetary policy decision-making. The FPAS, and the model-based forecasts and policy anal...

Republic of Belarus
			: Technical Assistance Report-Report on External Sectoral Accounts Mission (November 11-22, 2019)

Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Report on External Sectoral Accounts Mission (November 11-22, 2019) »

Volume/Issue: 192020/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513546865.002

ISBN: 9781513546865

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial statistics, Monetary statistics, External sector statistics, Financial markets, ISCR, CR, MOF, GFS, ESS

The contents of this report constitute technical advice provided by the staff of the IMF to the authorities of the Republic of Belarus in response to their request for technical assistance. The principal purposes o...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Report on External Sectoral Accounts Mission (November 11-22, 2019)

Volume/Issue: 192020/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2020

ISBN: 9781513546865

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial statistics, Monetary statistics, External sector statistics, Financial markets, ISCR, CR, MOF, GFS, ESS

The contents of this report constitute technical advice provided by the staff of the IMF to the authorities of the Republic of Belarus in response to their request for technical assistance. The principal purposes o...

Republic of Belarus
			: Technical Assistance Report-Monetary Policy Modeling

Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Monetary Policy Modeling »

Volume/Issue: 192020/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544168.002

ISBN: 9781513544168

Keywords: Central bank operations, Bank rates, Interest rates, Monetary policy, Central banks, ISCR, CR, QPM, policy meet, NTF

The National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) visited Minsk during for the seventh of the planned eight short-term technical assistance (TA) missions to help the NBRB enhance its modeling, forecasting and pol...

Republic of Belarus
			: Technical Assistance Report-Monetary Policy Modeling

Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Monetary Policy Modeling »

Volume/Issue: 192020/163

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544199.002

ISBN: 9781513544199

Keywords: Real interest rates, Economic analysis, Economic policy, Interest rates, Monetary policy, ISCR, CR, QPM, model-based, NTF

This Technical Assistance (TA) report on the Republic of Belarus focuses on various aspects of monetary policy modeling. This TA mission was the fifth from series of quarterly IMF TA missions focused on the forecas...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Monetary Policy Modeling

Volume/Issue: 192020/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513544168

Keywords: Central bank operations, Bank rates, Interest rates, Monetary policy, Central banks, ISCR, CR, QPM, policy meet, NTF

The National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) visited Minsk during for the seventh of the planned eight short-term technical assistance (TA) missions to help the NBRB enhance its modeling, forecasting and pol...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Monetary Policy Modeling

Volume/Issue: 192020/163

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513544199

Keywords: Real interest rates, Economic analysis, Economic policy, Interest rates, Monetary policy, ISCR, CR, QPM, model-based, NTF

This Technical Assistance (TA) report on the Republic of Belarus focuses on various aspects of monetary policy modeling. This TA mission was the fifth from series of quarterly IMF TA missions focused on the forecas...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2019/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484389003

Keywords: Europe, Belarus

The Belarusian economy is in a cyclical recovery, inflation is at historically low levels and the exchange rate has been broadly stable. Although macroeconomic policy frameworks have improved, there is a need to re...

Republic of Belarus
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/10

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484393956.002

ISBN: 9781484393956

Keywords: Dollarization, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Capital markets, Currencies, Monetary policy, Selected issues, Central banks, Financial crises, Lender of last resort, Interest rates on loans

This Selected Issues paper takes stock of the current level of dollarization, both in historic and international perspective. By looking at recent measures and international best practice, it draws some recommendat...

Republic of Belarus
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Belarus »

Volume/Issue: 2019/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484389003.002

ISBN: 9781484389003

Keywords: Europe, Belarus

The Belarusian economy is in a cyclical recovery, inflation is at historically low levels and the exchange rate has been broadly stable. Although macroeconomic policy frameworks have improved, there is a need to re...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/10

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393956

Keywords: Dollarization, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Capital markets, Currencies, Monetary policy, Selected issues, Central banks, Financial crises, Lender of last resort, Interest rates on loans

This Selected Issues paper takes stock of the current level of dollarization, both in historic and international perspective. By looking at recent measures and international best practice, it draws some recommendat...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2019/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484389003

Keywords: Europe, Belarus

The Belarusian economy is in a cyclical recovery, inflation is at historically low levels and the exchange rate has been broadly stable. Although macroeconomic policy frameworks have improved, there is a need to re...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2019/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484389003

Keywords: Europe, Belarus

The Belarusian economy is in a cyclical recovery, inflation is at historically low levels and the exchange rate has been broadly stable. Although macroeconomic policy frameworks have improved, there is a need to re...

Statement by Raci Kaya, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Alexander Zaborovskiy, Advisor to the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Statement by Raci Kaya, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Alexander Zaborovskiy, Advisor to the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2019/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484389003

Keywords: Europe, Belarus

The Belarusian economy is in a cyclical recovery, inflation is at historically low levels and the exchange rate has been broadly stable. Although macroeconomic policy frameworks have improved, there is a need to re...

Republic of Belarus
			: Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics

Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics »

Volume/Issue: 2018/261

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484373934.002

ISBN: 9781484373934

Keywords: Belarus, Europe

In consultation with the Republic of Belarus Ministry of Finance (MoF), a government finance statistics (GFS) technical assistance (TA) mission from the IMF's Statistics Department (STA) visited Minsk from November...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics

Volume/Issue: 2018/261

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484373934

Keywords: Belarus, Europe

In consultation with the Republic of Belarus Ministry of Finance (MoF), a government finance statistics (GFS) technical assistance (TA) mission from the IMF's Statistics Department (STA) visited Minsk from November...

Republic of Belarus: Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics

Republic of Belarus: Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics

Volume/Issue: 2018/261

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2018

Language: Russian

ISBN: 9781484374016

In coordination with the Republic of Belarus (RB) Ministry of Finance (MF), the latest regular International Monetary Fund (IMF) Statistics Department (STA) mission for providing technical assistance (TA) in the ar...

Republic of Belarus
			: Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics

Republic of Belarus : Technical Assistance Report-Work of Mission on Development of Potential in Area of Government Finance Statistics »

Volume/Issue: 2018/261

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2018

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484374016.002

ISBN: 9781484374016

In coordination with the Republic of Belarus (RB) Ministry of Finance (MF), the latest regular International Monetary Fund (IMF) Statistics Department (STA) mission for providing technical assistance (TA) in the ar...

Structural Quarterly Projection Model for Belarus

Structural Quarterly Projection Model for Belarus »

Volume/Issue: 2018/254

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Karel Musil , Mikhail Pranovich , and Jan Vlcek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484385616.001

ISBN: 9781484385616

Keywords: Belarus, Dollarization, Europe, Monetary policy, Quarterly Projection Model, Nominal Wages, Fiscal Impulse, Forecasting and Simulation, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Belarusian authorities contemplate transiting to inflation targeting. The paper suggests a small structural model at the core of the forecasting and policy analysis system. A well-researched canonical structure of...

Structural Quarterly Projection Model for Belarus1

Structural Quarterly Projection Model for Belarus1 »

Source: Structural Quarterly Projection Model for Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2018/254

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Karel Musil , Mikhail Pranovich , and Jan Vlcek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484385616

Keywords: Belarus, Dollarization, Europe, Monetary policy, Quarterly Projection Model, Nominal Wages, Fiscal Impulse, Forecasting and Simulation, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Belarusian authorities contemplate transiting to inflation targeting. The paper suggests a small structural model at the core of the forecasting and policy analysis system. A well-researched canonical structure of...

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, but at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. The external environment has become less supportive, with slow...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment...

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

This chapter documents the increasing use of macroprudential policies (MaPPs) in Europe in recent years to build financial resilience, contain general and sectoral credit growth, an...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe
			: Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375402.086

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2017/383

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333273

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Public enterprises, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Resource allocation, Bank supervision, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Belarusian economy is recovering after two years of recession, helped by better policies, a more favorable external environment, and stronger domestic demand co...

Republic of Belarus
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus »

Volume/Issue: 2017/383

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484333273.002

ISBN: 9781484333273

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Public enterprises, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Resource allocation, Bank supervision, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Belarusian economy is recovering after two years of recession, helped by better policies, a more favorable external environment, and stronger domestic demand co...

Republic of Belarus
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/384

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484333280.002

ISBN: 9781484333280

Keywords: Export diversification, Trade restrictions, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Public enterprises, Unemployment, Credit expansion, Selected issues, Belarus

The paper considers the relatively low level of diversification of Belarusian exports relative to peers, and barriers to higher export potential. Belarus faces different trade regimes vis-à-vis its largest trading...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/384

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333280

Keywords: Export diversification, Trade restrictions, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Public enterprises, Unemployment, Credit expansion, Selected issues, Belarus

The paper considers the relatively low level of diversification of Belarusian exports relative to peers, and barriers to higher export potential. Belarus faces different trade regimes vis-à-vis its largest trading...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/384

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333280

Keywords: Export diversification, Trade restrictions, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Public enterprises, Unemployment, Credit expansion, Selected issues, Belarus

The paper considers the relatively low level of diversification of Belarusian exports relative to peers, and barriers to higher export potential. Belarus faces different trade regimes vis-à-vis its largest trading...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/384

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333280

Keywords: Export diversification, Trade restrictions, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Public enterprises, Unemployment, Credit expansion, Selected issues, Belarus

The paper considers the relatively low level of diversification of Belarusian exports relative to peers, and barriers to higher export potential. Belarus faces different trade regimes vis-à-vis its largest trading...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/384

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333280

Keywords: Export diversification, Trade restrictions, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Public enterprises, Unemployment, Credit expansion, Selected issues, Belarus

The paper considers the relatively low level of diversification of Belarusian exports relative to peers, and barriers to higher export potential. Belarus faces different trade regimes vis-à-vis its largest trading...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/384

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333280

Keywords: Export diversification, Trade restrictions, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Public enterprises, Unemployment, Credit expansion, Selected issues, Belarus

The paper considers the relatively low level of diversification of Belarusian exports relative to peers, and barriers to higher export potential. Belarus faces different trade regimes vis-à-vis its largest trading...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2017/383

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333273

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Public enterprises, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Resource allocation, Bank supervision, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Belarusian economy is recovering after two years of recession, helped by better policies, a more favorable external environment, and stronger domestic demand co...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2017/383

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333273

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Public enterprises, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Resource allocation, Bank supervision, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Belarusian economy is recovering after two years of recession, helped by better policies, a more favorable external environment, and stronger domestic demand co...

Statement by Ms. Erbenova, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Mr. Zaborovskiy, Advisor to the Executive Director December 13, 2017

Statement by Ms. Erbenova, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Mr. Zaborovskiy, Advisor to the Executive Director December 13, 2017 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2017/383

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484333273

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Public enterprises, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Resource allocation, Bank supervision, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Belarusian economy is recovering after two years of recession, helped by better policies, a more favorable external environment, and stronger domestic demand co...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2016/298

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475537185

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Belarus contracted by 3.9 percent in 2015, with a similar performance in the first half of 2016. The exchange rate depreciated sharply during 2015 an...

Republic of Belarus
			: Financial System Stability Assessment

Republic of Belarus : Financial System Stability Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2016/299

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475537192.002

ISBN: 9781475537192

This paper presents an assessment of financial system stability in Belarus. The findings reveal that the state-dominated financial sector of Belarus confronts several critical challenges. Deep and long-standing str...

Republic of Belarus
			: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus »

Volume/Issue: 2016/298

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475537185.002

ISBN: 9781475537185

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Belarus contracted by 3.9 percent in 2015, with a similar performance in the first half of 2016. The exchange rate depreciated sharply during 2015 an...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Financial System Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2016/299

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475537192

This paper presents an assessment of financial system stability in Belarus. The findings reveal that the state-dominated financial sector of Belarus confronts several critical challenges. Deep and long-standing str...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2016/298

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475537185

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Belarus contracted by 3.9 percent in 2015, with a similar performance in the first half of 2016. The exchange rate depreciated sharply during 2015 an...

Statement by Mr. Canakci, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Mr. Misyukovets, Advisor to Executive Director September 2, 2016

Statement by Mr. Canakci, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Mr. Misyukovets, Advisor to Executive Director September 2, 2016 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2016/298

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475537185

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Belarus contracted by 3.9 percent in 2015, with a similar performance in the first half of 2016. The exchange rate depreciated sharply during 2015 an...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Belarus September 2, 2016

Statement by the Staff Representative on Belarus September 2, 2016 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2016/298

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475537185

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Belarus contracted by 3.9 percent in 2015, with a similar performance in the first half of 2016. The exchange rate depreciated sharply during 2015 an...

The Game of Anchors

The Game of Anchors »

Source: The Game of Anchors : Studying the Causes of Currency Crises in Belarus

Volume/Issue: 2015/281

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alex Miksjuk , Sam Ouliaris , and Mikhail Pranovich

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2015

ISBN: 9781498342728

Keywords: currency crisis, exchange rate policies, currency, exchange rate, monetary policy, currency crises, economy, Time-Series Models, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Belarus experienced a sequence of currency crises during 2009-2014. Our empirical results, based on a structural econometric model, suggest that the activist wage policy and extensive state program lending (SPL) co...

The Game of Anchors
			: Studying the Causes of Currency Crises in Belarus

The Game of Anchors : Studying the Causes of Currency Crises in Belarus »

Volume/Issue: 2015/281

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alex Miksjuk , Sam Ouliaris , and Mikhail Pranovich

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498342728.001

ISBN: 9781498342728

Keywords: currency crisis, exchange rate policies, currency, exchange rate, monetary policy, currency crises, economy, Time-Series Models, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Belarus experienced a sequence of currency crises during 2009-2014. Our empirical results, based on a structural econometric model, suggest that the activist wage policy and extensive state program lending (SPL) co...

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513528793.012

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This is the 66th issue of the AREAER, which provides comprehensive descriptions of the foreign exchange arrangements, exchange and trade systems, and capital controls of all IMF member countries. It describes each...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This is the 66th issue of the AREAER, which provides comprehensive descriptions of the foreign exchange arrangements, exchange and trade systems, and capital controls of all IMF member countries. It describes each...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This is the 66th issue of the AREAER, which provides comprehensive descriptions of the foreign exchange arrangements, exchange and trade systems, and capital controls of all IMF member countries. It describes each...

Compilation Guide

Compilation Guide »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

Status under IMF Articles of Agreement...

Developments in Exchange Arrangements

Developments in Exchange Arrangements »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This section documents major changes and trends in the following related areas: exchange rate arrangements, intervention, monetary anchors, and the operation and structure of foreign exchange markets. It als...

Member Countries’ Obligations and Status under Articles VIII and XIV

Member Countries’ Obligations and Status under Articles VIII and XIV »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This section provides an overview of the status of IMF members’ acceptance of the obligations of Article VIII, Sections 2(a), 3, and 4, of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement and of the use of the transitional a...

Overall Developments

Overall Developments »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

During January 1, 2014–July 31, 2015, liberalization of foreign exchange transactions continued unabatedly accompanied by measures to advance the financial sector regulatory agenda against the backdrop of st...

Overview

Overview »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This is the 66th issue of the Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions (AREAER), which provides a yearly description of the foreign exchange arrangements, exchange and trade systems,...

Provisions Specific to Commercial Banks and Institutional Investors

Provisions Specific to Commercial Banks and Institutional Investors »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This section reviews developments in provisions specific to commercial banks and institutional investors, with a focus on prudential measures that are in the nature of capital controls. 19...

Regulatory Framework for Foreign Exchange Transactions

Regulatory Framework for Foreign Exchange Transactions »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

This section surveys the measures reported by members with respect to the regulatory framework for foreign exchange transactions from January 2014 through July 2015. The measures are divided into five major...

Special Topic: The AREAER at 65+

Special Topic: The AREAER at 65+ »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2015

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513528793

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

Brief History and Recent Developments 1 The Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions (AREAER) helps fulfill sev...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with the Russian Federation

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with the Russian Federation »

Source: Russian Federation : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/211

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513502441

Keywords: oil prices, inflation, monetary fund, debt, balance of payments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Russia entered 2014 with declining potential growth owing to the stabilization of oil prices, stalled structural reforms, weak investment, declining total factor pr...

Russian Federation
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Russian Federation : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/211

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513502441.002

ISBN: 9781513502441

Keywords: oil prices, inflation, monetary fund, debt, balance of payments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Russia entered 2014 with declining potential growth owing to the stabilization of oil prices, stalled structural reforms, weak investment, declining total factor pr...

Russian Federation: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Russian Federation: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Russian Federation : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/211

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513502441

Keywords: oil prices, inflation, monetary fund, debt, balance of payments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Russia entered 2014 with declining potential growth owing to the stabilization of oil prices, stalled structural reforms, weak investment, declining total factor pr...

Russian Federation: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Russian Federation: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Russian Federation : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/211

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513502441

Keywords: oil prices, inflation, monetary fund, debt, balance of payments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Russia entered 2014 with declining potential growth owing to the stabilization of oil prices, stalled structural reforms, weak investment, declining total factor pr...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/136

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513579863

Keywords: exchange, exchange rate, inflation, national bank, reserves

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Belarus continues to be highly vulnerable to economic shocks, as was illustrated by the turbulence in foreign exchange and debt markets in late 2014. Frequent bouts...

Republic of Belarus
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/136

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513579863.002

ISBN: 9781513579863

Keywords: exchange, exchange rate, inflation, national bank, reserves

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Belarus continues to be highly vulnerable to economic shocks, as was illustrated by the turbulence in foreign exchange and debt markets in late 2014. Frequent bouts...

Republic of Belarus
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2015/137

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513576534.002

ISBN: 9781513576534

Keywords: prices, price, inflation, market, exchange

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the causes of the high inflation in Belarus. It estimates the contribution of two factors: (1) exchange rate pass-through and (2) administrative price increases. Residual inflati...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/137

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513576534

Keywords: prices, price, inflation, market, exchange

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the causes of the high inflation in Belarus. It estimates the contribution of two factors: (1) exchange rate pass-through and (2) administrative price increases. Residual inflati...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/136

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513579863

Keywords: exchange, exchange rate, inflation, national bank, reserves

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Belarus continues to be highly vulnerable to economic shocks, as was illustrated by the turbulence in foreign exchange and debt markets in late 2014. Frequent bouts...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/136

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513579863

Keywords: exchange, exchange rate, inflation, national bank, reserves

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Belarus continues to be highly vulnerable to economic shocks, as was illustrated by the turbulence in foreign exchange and debt markets in late 2014. Frequent bouts...

Statement by Mr. Canakci, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus; Mr. Just, Alternate Executive Director; and Mr. Misyukovets, Advisor to the Executive Director, May 13, 2015

Statement by Mr. Canakci, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus; Mr. Just, Alternate Executive Director; and Mr. Misyukovets, Advisor to the Executive Director, May 13, 2015 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/136

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513579863

Keywords: exchange, exchange rate, inflation, national bank, reserves

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Belarus continues to be highly vulnerable to economic shocks, as was illustrated by the turbulence in foreign exchange and debt markets in late 2014. Frequent bouts...

Fiscal Policy Implications for Labor Market Outcomes in Middle-Income Countries1

Fiscal Policy Implications for Labor Market Outcomes in Middle-Income Countries1 »

Source: Fiscal Policy Implications for Labor Market Outcomes in Middle-Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2015/17

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ara Stepanyan , and Lamin Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2015

ISBN: 9781484326800

Keywords: public and private employment, unemployment rate, wage premium, labor market, employment, labor, Labor Economics Policies,

Many governments have initiated public employment programs or expanded the existing ones in response to high unemployment. However, in many middle-income countries, a relatively large government coexists with persi...

Fiscal Policy Implications for Labor Market Outcomes in Middle-Income Countries

Fiscal Policy Implications for Labor Market Outcomes in Middle-Income Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2015/17

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ara Stepanyan , and Lamin Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484326800.001

ISBN: 9781484326800

Keywords: public and private employment, unemployment rate, wage premium, labor market, employment, labor, Labor Economics Policies,

Many governments have initiated public employment programs or expanded the existing ones in response to high unemployment. However, in many middle-income countries, a relatively large government coexists with persi...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/226

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498383356

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, external debt, current account balance, balance of payments

KEY ISSUES Context: Attempts to boost activity with policy stimulus, in lieu of much-needed structural reform, have failed to raise growth and contributed to large external imbalances. Adverse developments in the...

Republic of Belarus
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/226

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498383356.002

ISBN: 9781498383356

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, external debt, current account balance, balance of payments

KEY ISSUES Context: Attempts to boost activity with policy stimulus, in lieu of much-needed structural reform, have failed to raise growth and contributed to large external imbalances. Adverse developments in the...

Republic of Belarus
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2014/227

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498357524.002

ISBN: 9781498357524

Keywords: wage, exchange rate, exchange rate pressures

...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/227

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498357524

Keywords: wage, exchange rate, exchange rate pressures

...

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/227

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498357524

Keywords: wage, exchange rate, exchange rate pressures

...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/226

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498383356

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, external debt, current account balance, balance of payments

KEY ISSUES Context: Attempts to boost activity with policy stimulus, in lieu of much-needed structural reform, have failed to raise growth and contributed to large external imbalances. Adverse developments in the...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/226

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498383356

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, external debt, current account balance, balance of payments

KEY ISSUES Context: Attempts to boost activity with policy stimulus, in lieu of much-needed structural reform, have failed to raise growth and contributed to large external imbalances. Adverse developments in the...

Statement by Mr. Prader, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus, and Mr. Misyukovets, Advisor to the Executive Director, July 16, 2014

Statement by Mr. Prader, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus, and Mr. Misyukovets, Advisor to the Executive Director, July 16, 2014 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/226

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498383356

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, external debt, current account balance, balance of payments

KEY ISSUES Context: Attempts to boost activity with policy stimulus, in lieu of much-needed structural reform, have failed to raise growth and contributed to large external imbalances. Adverse developments in the...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative on the Republic of Belarus, July 16, 2014

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative on the Republic of Belarus, July 16, 2014 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/226

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498383356

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, external debt, current account balance, balance of payments

KEY ISSUES Context: Attempts to boost activity with policy stimulus, in lieu of much-needed structural reform, have failed to raise growth and contributed to large external imbalances. Adverse developments in the...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2014/18

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484382592

Keywords: Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Belarus, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Press releases, Post-program monitoring, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights a voluntary assessment of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) completed in April 2004. It concluded that there were significant vulnerabilities in the safeguards...

Republic of Belarus
			: Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Republic of Belarus : Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions »

Volume/Issue: 2014/18

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484382592.002

ISBN: 9781484382592

Keywords: Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Belarus, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Press releases, Post-program monitoring, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights a voluntary assessment of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) completed in April 2004. It concluded that there were significant vulnerabilities in the safeguards...

Republic of Belarus: Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Republic of Belarus: Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2014/18

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484382592

Keywords: Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Belarus, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Press releases, Post-program monitoring, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights a voluntary assessment of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) completed in April 2004. It concluded that there were significant vulnerabilities in the safeguards...

Republic of Belarus: Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2014/18

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484382592

Keywords: Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Belarus, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Press releases, Post-program monitoring, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights a voluntary assessment of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) completed in April 2004. It concluded that there were significant vulnerabilities in the safeguards...

Statement by Mr. Prader and Mr. Misyukovets on the Republic of Belarus, December 9, 2013

Statement by Mr. Prader and Mr. Misyukovets on the Republic of Belarus, December 9, 2013 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Fifth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2014/18

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484382592

Keywords: Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Belarus, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Press releases, Post-program monitoring, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights a voluntary assessment of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) completed in April 2004. It concluded that there were significant vulnerabilities in the safeguards...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Belarus and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Belarus and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2013/159

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484321331

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, external financing

The economic model of Belarus is increasingly untenable, resulting in poor policy outcomes. Strong and predictable macroeconomic policies are essential to promote stability. A further reduction in directed and subs...

Republic of Belarus
			: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Republic of Belarus : 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions »

Volume/Issue: 2013/159

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484321331.002

ISBN: 9781484321331

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, external financing

The economic model of Belarus is increasingly untenable, resulting in poor policy outcomes. Strong and predictable macroeconomic policies are essential to promote stability. A further reduction in directed and subs...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2013/159

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484321331

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, external financing

The economic model of Belarus is increasingly untenable, resulting in poor policy outcomes. Strong and predictable macroeconomic policies are essential to promote stability. A further reduction in directed and subs...

Republic of Belarus: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2013/159

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484321331

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, external financing

The economic model of Belarus is increasingly untenable, resulting in poor policy outcomes. Strong and predictable macroeconomic policies are essential to promote stability. A further reduction in directed and subs...

Republic of Belarus: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Supplementary Information

Republic of Belarus: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Supplementary Information »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2013/159

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484321331

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, external financing

The economic model of Belarus is increasingly untenable, resulting in poor policy outcomes. Strong and predictable macroeconomic policies are essential to promote stability. A further reduction in directed and subs...

Statement by Mr. Prader, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Mr. Misyukovets, Alternate Executive, May 24, 2013

Statement by Mr. Prader, Executive Director for the Republic of Belarus and Mr. Misyukovets, Alternate Executive, May 24, 2013 »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2013 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2013/159

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484321331

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, balance of payments, external financing

The economic model of Belarus is increasingly untenable, resulting in poor policy outcomes. Strong and predictable macroeconomic policies are essential to promote stability. A further reduction in directed and subs...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation and the Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation and the Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions: Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2012/113

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2012

ISBN: 9781475503807

Keywords: exchange rate, external debt, current account, current account balance, current account deficit

This paper focuses on the 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus. Since mid-2011, the authorities have been implementing stabilization measures. The financial syste...

Republic of Belarus
			: 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions:  Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion.

Republic of Belarus : 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions: Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion. »

Volume/Issue: 2012/113

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475503807.002

ISBN: 9781475503807

Keywords: exchange rate, external debt, current account, current account balance, current account deficit

This paper focuses on the 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus. Since mid-2011, the authorities have been implementing stabilization measures. The financial syste...

Republic of Belarus
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2012/114

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475503814.002

ISBN: 9781475503814

Keywords: market liberalization, deregulation, price liberalization, privatization, enterprise reform

This Selected Issues Paper presents an analysis of Belarus-specific conditions and cross-country research, and proposes a roadmap for real-sector reforms. It highlights distortions resulting from the government's i...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions: Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2012/113

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2012

ISBN: 9781475503807

Keywords: exchange rate, external debt, current account, current account balance, current account deficit

This paper focuses on the 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus. Since mid-2011, the authorities have been implementing stabilization measures. The financial syste...

Republic of Belarus

Republic of Belarus »

Source: Republic of Belarus : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/114

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2012

ISBN: 9781475503814

Keywords: market liberalization, deregulation, price liberalization, privatization, enterprise reform

This Selected Issues Paper presents an analysis of Belarus-specific conditions and cross-country research, and proposes a roadmap for real-sector reforms. It highlights distortions resulting from the government's i...

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Informational Annex

Republic of Belarus: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Belarus : 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions: Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion.

Volume/Issue: 2012/113

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2012

ISBN: 9781475503807

Keywords: exchange rate, external debt, current account, current account balance, current account deficit

This paper focuses on the 2012 Article IV Consultation and Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Belarus. Since mid-2011, the authorities have been implementing stabilization measures. The financial syste...

Russian Federation
			: Detailed Assessment of Observance of IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation

Russian Federation : Detailed Assessment of Observance of IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation »

Volume/Issue: 2012/53

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475502213.002

ISBN: 9781475502213

Keywords: market participants, insider trading, securities law, prudential supervision, securities regulation

This assessment reviews the regulatory framework in place for the oversight of the capital markets of the Russian Federation as of June 2011. The Russian securities markets, in particular, have been volatile, refle...

Russian Federation

Russian Federation »

Source: Russian Federation : Detailed Assessment of Observance of IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation

Volume/Issue: 2012/53

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 March 2012

ISBN: 9781475502213

Keywords: market participants, insider trading, securities law, prudential supervision, securities regulation

This assessment reviews the regulatory framework in place for the oversight of the capital markets of the Russian Federation as of June 2011. The Russian securities markets, in particular, have been volatile, refle...

First Post-Program Monitoring Discussion—Informational Annex

First Post-Program Monitoring Discussion—Informational Annex »

Source: The Republic of Belarus : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2011/277

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2011

ISBN: 9781463903008

Keywords: exchange rate, foreign exchange, external debt, current account, exchange rates

Belarus was experiencing an economic crisis after the expiration of a Stand-By Arrangement in March 2010. Its policies were loosened significantly, and consequently the account deficit increased and pressure on res...

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with the Republic of Belarus

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with the Republic of Belarus »

Source: The Republic of Belarus : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions

Volume/Issue: 2011/277

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2011

ISBN: 9781463903008

Keywords: exchange rate, foreign exchange, external debt, current account, exchange rates

Belarus was experiencing an economic crisis after the expiration of a Stand-By Arrangement in March 2010. Its policies were loosened significantly, and consequently the account deficit increased and pressure on res...